Un mendigo…

Un mendigo había estado sentado más de treinta años a la orilla de un camino. Un día pasó por ahí un desconocido. "Una monedita", murmuró mecánicamente el mendigo, alargando su vieja gorra de béisbol. "No tengo nada que darle", dijo el desconocido. Después preguntó: "¿Qué es eso en lo que está sentado?" "Nada", contestó el […]


On April 1, 2004 a Wikipedia user discovered shocking proof — photographic proof — of water on Mars. The photograph was posted to the heart-laden article "♥Water on Mars♥" and the image is still retained (Creative Commons license and all) on Wikipedia, though it carries this bold warning: "This is a very bad joke. We believe it to be […]

Carrot Soup with Tahini and Crisped Chickpeas

Much more at smittenkitchen.com Serves 4, generously or 6, petitely Soup2 tablespoons (30 ml) olive oil2 pounds (905 grams) carrots, peeled, diced or thinly sliced1 large onion, finely chopped4 regular or 6 small garlic cloves, peeled and smashed 1/4 teaspoon ground coriander1/2 teaspoon ground cumin1/2 teaspoon table salt, plus more if neededPinch of Aleppo pepper […]

Hunter S. Thompson’s Daily Routine

Chris Higgins In her book HUNTER: The Strange and Savage Life of Hunter S. Thompson, biographer E. Jean Carroll starts the first chapter with a detailed account of the excess of her subject. It’s completely insane. Here’s what Carroll reports as a sample daily routine for the gonzo journalist (note that it begins at 3pm): 3:00 p.m. rise3:05 Chivas Regal […]

My dog can Skype!

Nobuyoshi Araki

Love in Cubes – Amor en Cubos

COKE WISDOM O'NEAL C42_M69_Y95_K50 & C42_M70_Y95_K50, 2011 c-print 32 x 25 1/2 inches Artwork Number: CO'N.0443 Mounted on Dibond under non-glare Plexiglas. http://mixedgreens.com/artist/Coke-Wisdom-ONeal-16/work/C42_M69_Y95_K50–C42_M70_Y95_K50-1021.html